Fall School

Welcome to
hester Elementary School!

September 25th:    Open House
September 26th:    3rd & 4th Grade Field Trip
October 3rd:           Fall Pictures
October 3rd:           Fundraising orders due

October 7th:         2 Hour Early Release - No PK PM Class
October 13th:       No School - Columbus Day
October 14:          No School - Professional Development


Click on the link below to view the Massachusetts Elementary School Report Card Overview for the year 2013.

Chester Elementary School Report Card

Gateway Report Card 2013

Chester Elementary School is looking for school council members for the 2013-2014 school year, please contact Megan Coburn at

mcoburn@grsd.org if you are interested.

Click the link below to access our catalogs from wherever you are.  Kids can now look for books with their parents and decide what they might want to get next on library day.


Explore books available in our elementary school libraries that meet reading expectations named by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education in the English Language Arts framework:

  • PK-2nd -  Reading List A - books reflecting our common cultural heritage
  • PK-2nd -  Reading List B - American and world literature
  • 3rd-4th -  Reading List A - books reflecting our common cultural heritage
  • 3rd -4th - Reading List B - American and world literature
  • New to the district?

    If you are moving into  
    , Chester or Middlefield and your child is entering kindergarten - Grade 4 they will be attending Chester Elementary School. 

    Please click on the link below, print out the enrollment form, complete it and then call 413-685-1360 to make an appointment to finish the registration process. We look forward to you joining our school.

    Vision Statement

    The vision of the Chester Elementary School staff is to create a learning environment that fosters respect, encourages curiosity and creates a desire in each child to attain his/her potential and become a confident life-long learner.

    325 Middlefield Road

    Chester MA 01011

    Phone: 413-685-1360

    Fax: 413-354-9618

      September 2014  
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    Upcoming Events
       School Committee
       Sep 24 2014 at 07:30 PM
       Chester Open House
       Sep 25 2014 at 06:00 PM
       Fall Adult Education Starts
       Oct 02 2014
       Chester PTO
       Oct 06 2014 at 06:00 PM
       2-Hr Early Release
       Oct 07 2014